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Holiday Celebrations

Allow Us To Create Your Perfect Event!

There is no time like the present to plan a grand celebration with and for your colleagues, coworkers, family and friends. The award winning Grand Sierra Resort has a perfect fit for whatever you want your holiday celebration to be. From ballrooms to boardrooms and unique venues in between, let our Special Event sales experts help you plan the perfect event for you.


Take the Elevator Home

Make your celebration event more spectacular by taking the elevator home. Our guest rooms and suites are a perfect complement to your holiday celebration.

Rates are quoted for one night only, additional nights may be at a different rate, resort fee and applicable taxes are not included in rates shown.

Friday Night Celebrations
Rates starting at $79

Saturday Night Celebrations
Rates starting at $129

Sunday Night and Weekday Celebrations
Rates starting at $49

Couple standing at Main Entrance Holiday Display

Plated Dinner: A Winter’s Delight


Winter Salad
Seasonal Mixed Green Lettuces, Candied Walnuts, Dried Cranberries, Shaved Asiago Cheese, Baby Tomatoes, and Red Pepper Vinaigrette

Poultry Entrée
Pan Seared Organic Chicken Breast
Glazed Chardonnay Pan Sauce; Butter Whipped Potatoes, Garlic Broccolini

Delectable Dessert
New York Cheese Cake
White Chocolate Sauce, Colorful Seasonal Berries

Suggested Wine Pairings
Domain Chandon Sparkling Rose
Mark West Pinot Noir
Seasonally priced at $34.00++ per bottle

Delicate dessert with rose buds

Plated Dinner: Hearty Holiday Feast


Artisan Seasonal Salad
Organic Lettuce Blend, Pickled Red Onion, Grilled Artichokes, Roma Tomato, English Cucumber, Sourdough Croutons, Feta Cheese Crumbles, Sherry Vinaigrette

Beef Entrée
7oz Filet Mignon of Beef, Zinfandel Demi and Shallot Jam, Seasoned and Roasted Potato, Chef’s Fresh Vegetables

Delectable Dessert
Chocolate Mousse Cake
Strawberry Cremeux, Almond Genoise, Grand Mariner Sauce

Suggested Wine Pairings
Robert Mondavi Chardonnay
Robert Mondavi Pinot Noir
Seasonally priced at $46.00++ per bottle

Plated Dinner: Duet of the Seasons


Ornamental Gem Salad
Heart of Gem Lettuce, Tricolor Tomatoes, Watermelon Radish, Shaved Fennel, Fried Parmesan Crisp, White Balsamic Emulsion

Dual Entrée
Seared Seasoned Tenderloin
Cabernet Reduction
Sautéed Prawns,
Micro Basil White Wine Butter, Chive Whipped Potatoes, Baby Carrots and Grilled Asparagus

Delectable Dessert
Milk Chocolate Gateaux
Espresso Milk Jam, Candied Hazelnuts

Suggested Wine Pairings
Cakebread Cellars Sauvignon Blanc
Crystal Basin Reserve Petit Syrah
Seasonally priced at $72.00++ per bottle

Buffet Dinner: Winter’s Bounty


House Traditional Tossed Greens Salad
Bountiful Green Lettuces, Baby Tomatoes, Cucumbers, Shredded Carrots, Black Olives, Spiced Croutons
Dressing Selections
Red Wine Balsamic, Thousand Island and Zesty Ranch
Hearty Holiday Pasta Salad
Penne Pasta Tossed with Sundried Tomato, Roasted Tri Colored Peppers and Artichokes

Assorted Selection of Rolls and Breads

Oven Roasted Tom Turkey

Savory Giblet Gravy, House Made Cranberries
Grilled Pacific Salmon
Reduction of Lemon and Dill
Cheese Tortellini
Parmesan Alfredo Sauce
Chef Selected Fresh Sautéed Vegetables
Lyonnaise Green Beans, Chive Whipped Potatoes, Confetti Rice Pilaf

Traditional Holiday Chocolate Yule Log

Array of Assorted Sweet Fruit Pies
Peppermint Swirl Cheese Cake
Chocolate Sauce
Holiday Cookies and Chocolates

Suggested Wine Pairings
Marlboro Crossings Sauvignon Blanc
J.Lohr Pinot Noir
Seasonally priced at $38.00++ per bottle

Buffet Dinner: Holiday Festival


Chilled Jumbo Prawns

Red and White Cocktail Sauce with Lemons
Artisan Salad
Blend of Crisp Lettuces, Tear Drop Tomatoes, English Cucumbers, Shaved Carrots, Spiced Pickled, Vegetable, House Made Croutons, Dried Cranberries, Toasted Pumpkin Seeds, and Kalamata Olive
Dressing Selections
Red Wine Balsamic, Thousand Island and Zesty Ranch
Composed Salads
Farfalle Pasta Salad with Grilled Vegetables, Roasted Shallot Dressing, Fingerling Potato Salad, Grain Mustard Vinaigrette, Broccoli and Tomato Salad

Assorted Selection of Rolls and Breads

Slow Roasted Prime Rib
Au Jus and Creamed Horseradish
Roasted Turkey Breast
Giblet Gravy and Snowflake Rolls

Four Cheese Ravioli

Herbed Pesto Sauce
Seared Atlantic Salmon
Citrus Reduction
French Cut Breast of Chicken
Pearl Onion Marmalade Jus, Holiday Rice Pilaf, Yukon Gold Whipped Potatoes, Heirloom Roasted Carrots and Asparagus

Molten Chocolate Cake, Pumpkin Cheese Cake, Holiday Yule Log, Crème Brulée, White Chocolate Mousse with a Berry Compote, Holiday Cookies and Chocolates

Suggested Wine Pairings
Robert Mondavi Chardonnay
Robert Mondavi Pinot Noir
Seasonally priced at $46.00++ per bottle

Bowl of cheese ravioli

Signature Cocktails for Your Holiday Celebrations

Cocktails priced at $15,00++ each

The Mistletoe
Premium Vodka
Cherry Brandy
Cranberry Juice
Fresh Lime Juice
Sugar Rimmed Glass
Cranberry Rosemary Garnish

Santa’s Spice
Premium Spiced Rum
Fresh Lemon Juice
Simple Syrup
Cranberry Mint Garnish

The Candy Cane
Premium Vodka
Peppermint Schnapps
Sugar Rimmed Glass
Candy Cane Garnish

The Snowflake
Premium Vodka
Blue Curacao
Pineapple Juice
Coconut Milk
Coconut Sprinkle Garnish

The Bourbon Elf
Premium Bourbon
Apple Brandy
Apple Cider
Dash of Bitters
Lemon Peel Garnish

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